An Unstoppable Force
The Scottish Exodus to Canada
By (author) Lucille H. Campey
Normal Price: $44.95
Your Price: $40.46 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $4.49! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.02 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Unstoppable Force by Lucille H. Campey
Book DescriptionThis book provides the first exhaustive study of the great Scottish exodus to Canada written in modern times. Using wide-ranging sources, some previously untapped, Lucille Campey examines the driving forces behind the Scottish exodus and traces the remarkable progress of Scottish colonisers across Canada. Mythology and truth are considered side by side as their story unfolds. Scots had a profound impact on Canada and shaped the course of its history. This book is essential reading for those who wish to understand why they came and the enormity of their achievements in Canada.
Buy Unstoppable Force book by Lucille H. Campey from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781841587738
(228mm x 152mm x mm)
Imprint: Birlinn Ltd
Publisher: Birlinn General
Publish Date: 19-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Lucille H. Campey
Ignored but Not Forgotten, Paperback (September 2014)
In her third and final book in the English in Canada series, Lucille Campey provides an overview of the great exodus from England to Canada which peaked in the early twentieth century. Drawing on wide-ranging documentary and statistical sources, Campey traces this major population movement on a region-by-region basis.
Seeking a Better Future, Paperback (August 2012)
The exodus from England that gathered pace during the 19th century accounted for the greatest part of the total emigration from Britain to Canada. This title considers why people left England and traces their destinations in Ontario and Quebec. It provides insights on how, why, and when Ontario and Quebec acquired their English settlers.
After the Hector, Paperback (May 2007)
The arrival of the Hector in 1773 sparked a huge influx of Scots to Nova Scotia and Cape Breton. This extensively documented book is a must for historians and genealogists.
Very Fine Class of Immigrants, Paperback (May 2007)» View all books by Lucille H. Campey
Deals with Scots who opted for pioneer life in Prince Edward Island. This book is suitable for individuals wishing to trace family links or deepen their understanding of how and why the Island came to acquire its distinctive Scottish communities.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Unstoppable Force book by Lucille H. Campey and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Lucille H. Campey
Born in Ottawa, Lucille Campey now lives near Salisbury. Her father's pride in his Scottish roots stimulated her interest in Scottish emigration to Canada. A graduate of Ottawa University, she later acquired a Doctorate from Aberdeen University for her studies of emigration history. She has written seven books thus far on the Scottish exodus to Canada.
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687